***sold out*** lunch fireside chat with gary liu, ceo of scmp

Monday, November 25th 2019 @ 12:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Lunch Fireside Chat with Gary Liu, CEO of SCMP


Date:November 25th, 2019 (Monday)
Time:12:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Venue:Champagne Bar, Grand Hyatt,
Lobby Level, 1 Harbour Road, 
Event Fee*:Member: HKD 400
Guest of Patron / Lifetime Member: HKD 600

A selection of canapes and small-portioned pasta/sandwiches will be passed around. Please note this is a Members-ONLY event. RSVPs required as seats are limited. Registration confirmed only upon payment. Please click "Register Now" below to reserve your seat(s)!


Event Description

We cordially invite all our members to join us for a fireside chat with Gary Liu, CEO of SCMP (Harvard COL AB).

The following topics will be covered:

*Gary's Personal Development

*US-China Relations

*Media's role in Hong Kong protests

*SCMP's business strategy

***Discussion will be off the record***


Speaker Bio

Gary Liu is CEO of the South China Morning Post, a global news media company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century. Gary is also the Chairman of the WAN-IFRA Asia Pacific Committee, a member of the INMA Board of Directors, and was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2019.

Prior to joining the SCMP in January 2017, Gary was CEO of Digg, spearheading the New York startup’s transformation from aggregator to a data-driven news platform. Previously, Gary was Head of Labs at Spotify, after joining the company as Global Director of Ad Product Strategy. Gary has also worked at AOL and Google.

Born in the United States, Gary grew up in Taiwan and New Zealand, before returning to the American Northeast where he lived and worked for 20 years. He currently lives in Hong Kong with his wife Katrina, a pediatric dentist. Gary is an Economics graduate from Harvard University.


Food & Drink:

A selection of canapes & small-portioned pasta / sandwiches will be passed around (TBC).


House Wine / House Beer / Soft Drinks / Orange Juice


HK$400 (Lifetime/Patron)

HK$400 (Annual/Biennial/Complimentary Student Member)

HK$600 (Prospect/Guest)

Sign Up Date

(Lifetime/Patron) : Wednesday, November 6th 2019

(Annual/Biennial/Complimentary Student Member) : Thursday, November 7th 2019

(Prospect/Guest) : Monday, November 25th 2019

Sign Up Deadline

Monday, November 25th 2019

Time & Location

12:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Champagne Bar, Grand Hyatt, Lobby Level, 1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai

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